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poché

[poh-shey] /poʊˈʃeɪ/
noun
1.
the walls, columns, and other solids of a building or the like, as indicated on an architectural plan, usually in black.
Origin of poché
< French, past participle of pocher to make a rough sketch, poach2
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  • "I will look at this horse called poche," he announced, and stalked out ahead of them.

    The Heritage of the Hills Arthur P. Hankins
  • Had the cares of his bank driven him to such a lonely hermitage as La poche?

    A Village of Vagabonds F. Berkeley Smith
  • Now, returning, he caught poche in a pasture close to the village and saddled him.

    The Heritage of the Hills Arthur P. Hankins
  • "I thought so," she observed, as he led poche and Smith from hiding.

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  • Oliver loped poche to an obscure deer path that led down to the river, and as swiftly as possible began negotiating it.

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  • Thoroughly surprised, Oliver reined in, and poche began to dance.

    The Heritage of the Hills Arthur P. Hankins
  • He placed the letter unopened in his shirt front, and went out and saddled poche.

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  • The arrangements made for the attack contemplated, after the capture of la poche, the surrounding of the wood of the Trou Bricot.

  • Then he laughed loud and long, and ran for poche, and threw the silver-mounted saddle on his back.

    The Heritage of the Hills Arthur P. Hankins
  • Toward noon poche was carefully feeling his way down the rocky caon of Clinker Creek, over a forgotten road.

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